Topic 1 : Amrit Dharohar Capacity Building Scheme

Why in news: Ministry of Tourism kicks off Amrit Dharohar Capacity Building Scheme 2023 in collaboration with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change

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Why in news: NITI Aayog is in the final stages of harmonising reports from secretaries of sectoral groups to prepare a blueprint for ‘Viksit Bharat @2047’.

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Topic 3 : Cashless Treatment Scheme in Emergency

Why in news: The Indian Railways have withdrawn the Cashless Treatment Scheme in Emergency (CTSE).

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Need for withdrawal:

Why in news: Rising global temperatures could lead to an increase in the nesting range of green turtles in the Mediterranean Sea, as per a study in Scientific Reports.

Key findings of the study:

About Green Turtle:

Why in news: The Supreme Court unanimously upheld the abrogation of Article 370 by the Centre in 2019.

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What is a Truth and Reconciliation Commission?

Which countries have had such commissions in the past?

Topic 6 : Karan Singh’s Proclamation of 1949

Why in news: In upholding the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, the Supreme Court recalled that in November 1949, Yuvraj Karan Singh, heir to the throne of Jammu and Kashmir, had issued a proclamation that reflected the full and final surrender of [J&K’s] sovereignty to India.

What was the proclamation by Karan Singh?

Need for the proclamation:

Why in news: The Governor of Bihar approved two laws increasing the quantum of reservations in jobs and education in the State to 75%, including 20% for Scheduled Castes, 2% for Scheduled Tribes, 18% for Other Backward Classes, and 25% for Extremely Backward Classes, and 10% for economically weaker sections (EWS).

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The 50% rule:

What do laws in Bihar state?

Other states that breached the limit:

Way forward:

Why in news: In upholding the abrogation of Article 370, the Supreme Court on Monday relied heavily on its landmark 1994 judgement in SR Bommai v Union of India.

About the case

The background

The verdict

The Kashmir reference

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